David J. Acolia

David J. Acolia, 102, of Hamilton Township passed away Monday, December 13, 2021 at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital at Hamilton. Dave was born in Trenton, NJ. He was a lifelong resident of Hamilton.  


He was employed by Kramer Trenton Company as a Supervisor for 41 years. During retirement, he worked for PM Rose Florist. Dave was an avid New York Yankees and New York Giants fan. He was especially fond of Aaron Judge and Tom Brady. Dave loved everyone and never had a negative word to say about anything or anyone. At 102, Dave lived a wonderful life and gave Dave, Sylvana, and his grand dog Buddy so much joy. He was the nicest, sweetest, lovable man. He attributed his longevity to being kind to people and eating lots of sweets.


Predeceased by his wife Mariantonio (Bellucci) Acolia, his parents Joseph and Catherine (Matelena) Acolia, five sisters Rae, Etta, Julia, Rosie, Florence, five brothers Tony, Joseph, Benny, Jack, and Albert.


He is survived by his loving son and daughter-in-law Dave and Sylvana Acolia, loving nieces and nephews Florence Caldararo, Janice and Jay Hengeli, Debbie and Bob Domanski, Frank (Cheech) and Debbie Iero, Tony Marie and Pat Musto, cousins Patti and John Agos, Pat and Joann Rose, John and Joanne Rose, dearest friends Bruno and MaryAnn Tydryszewski, and his grand dog Buddy.


A Visitation will be held from 10:00AM to 12:00PM on Friday, December 17, 2021 at Brenna Funeral Home 1799 Klockner Road Hamilton Township, NJ 08619. A Funeral Service will be held after the visitation period at 12:00PM.


Burial will follow in Our Lady of Lourdes Cemetery 400 Woolsey Street, Hamilton Township.